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Town Hall, 333 Bay Street, Port Melbourne

Cousland, James Llewelyn (51398) aka Llewelyn, James

Place of Birth: Ascot Vale, VIC

Age: 21 years 11 months

Enlistment Details: Monday, 8 October 1917 – Moonee Ponds, VIC

Service Number: 51398            view online service record

c/o Mrs J Salmon, Northumberland Road
Pascoe Vale, VIC

Next of Kin:
Ellenor Forbes (friend)
197 Dow Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Wednesday, 1 May 1918
Ship: HMAT Euripides A14
Port: Sydney, NSW
Unit: 2nd (Vic) Reinforcements

RTA: Monday, 9 December 1918
Discharged: Thursday, 15 May 1919

Later married Ellenor Forbes.


  • Wendy Peat
    Posted May 8, 2016 10.27 pm 0Likes

    James Llewellyn Cousland was my grandfather. He had 2 sons John and Leslie, my father. James was the mayor of Port Melbourne for a number of years. He died at the age of 85.

    • David Thompson
      Posted May 8, 2016 10.50 pm 0Likes

      Thank you Wendy. We have a number of connections to Port Melbourne Mayors and Councillors and it is greta to add James to that list.

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